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Stamp auction - 27 March 2014 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 27 March 2014. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 147 - First Day Covers, Presentation Packs, Phq Cards Etc.
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1572   Used (on letter or envelope)
RAF MUSEUM COVERS collection housed in four albums + loose, comprises 307 covers of which 167 are signed or multi signed. £70 to 100 £115.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935-early QEII range of mainly non-illustrated covers incl. several scarcer incl. 1935 2nd Dec 4d photogravure, 1937 May 1st 9d, 10d & 1s, 1951 2/6d, 5s & 10s, 1952 Tudor Crown set on 6 covers, 1957 Graphite set etc. Mixed condition, viewing recommended. (68) £150 to 200 £240.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1941-80 collection of 727 covers housed in eight Lindner albums, noted silks, booklet panes, better 1970's-80's pmks, good defins - noted 1960 New Letter Sorting Machine set of 9 Wildings on two 'Saunders' display covers, several better Wilding booklet pane illustrated covers incl. 15th July 1963 se-tenant panes, 6th Sept 1965 se-tenant pane, 30th Sept 1963 2x se-tenant panes, 16th Aug 1965 se-tenant panes, also odd better Regional covers & album of Channel Is incl. German Occupation issues etc. £400 to 500 £600.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1957 Graphites - Naphthdag experimental issue set of six used for early trials in Southampton for automatic letter sorting - set on a delivery cover used 1st Day - 19th Nov 57 Southampton c.d.s. Plus a basic M set then further range used on covers & all written up on leaves. £60 to 80 £66.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1959 Phosphor Graphite set in blocks of four, used on separate cachet first day covers, very faintly soiled o/w fine, SG.599/609, also four commercial covers bearing ½d, 2½d, 3d or 4½d graphites. (12) £100 to 120 £100.00
1577   Used (on letter or envelope)
PHQ & MAXIMUM CARDS 1966-77 range of sets, better incl. 1973 Parliament FDI (rev), 1973 Inigo Jones unused, 1973 Cricket unused plus FDI (rev), 1974 Fire (2) both FDI (front), 1974 Tree (FDI front), 1974 Britons (FDI front), 1975 Trains (FDI front) etc. Plus a decent range of Maxi cards, mostly FDI on front. (113) £80 to 100 £80.00
1578   Used (on letter or envelope)
1981-96 large silk FDC's mainly Benham & a few Sothebys & Mercury, some duplication. (91) £80 to 120 £105.00
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